Pronunciation of Beau
/bˈə͡ʊ/, /bˈə‍ʊ/, /b_ˈəʊ/

Synonyms for beau:

Sense 1

toy boy, scruff, transvestite, dag, coxcomb, metrosexual, Courter, sugar daddy, power dressing, popinjay, trendsetter, suitor, lover.

Sense 2

dresser, trendy, man, wooer.

Sense 4

sweetheart, admirer.





Other synonyms and related words:

boyfriend, squire, colleague, cuss, coxcomb, romeo, macaroni, associate, man, tribal sheik, dag, buck, admirer, sheikh, sugar daddy, swain, comrade, wooer, companion, Courter, confrere, gent, fellow, buster, sheik, old man, lad, boy, trendy, suitor, toff, lover, fashion plate, bloke, fella, chap, flame, tribal sheikh, yawl, feller, crestless wave, metrosexual, jay, young man, mate, transvestite, Familiar, sweetheart, Young Buck, dresser, blighter.

Sense 1 (noun)

lover, sweetheart, sugar daddy, toy boy.

Sense 2 (noun)

coxcomb, dresser, dag, metrosexual.

Sense 3 (noun)

admirer, wooer, suitor, Courter.

beau (noun)

fashion plate, young man, swell, gallant, boyfriend, dandy, swain, clotheshorse, sheik, fellow, fop, dude.

boyfriend (noun)

cavalier, flame, admirer, squire, sweetheart, young man, suitor, swain, lover.

fop (noun)

clotheshorse, swell, socialite, fop, beauty, blood, peacock, blade, gallant, dandy, dude, cavalier.

lover (noun)


person (noun)

swain, fellow, boyfriend.

Usage examples for beau:

  • You see she was waitin' for her beau to come out, which was me. - "Sundown Slim", Henry Hubert Knibbs.
  • And you call it beau- Say, was you ever in Bangor? - "The Bad Man", Charles Hanson Towne.
  • And everything else that's mine, too, except Beau. - "The Motor Maid", Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson.

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